LinuxBoot: replacing the proprietary UEFI firmware.
A year-old project to take out UEFI implementations with the Linux kernel. Being used by several corporations.
Besides being open-source, allows forcing firmware applications to run in the CPU's Ring 3, supports for programming in Golang.
Want to know about the state of LinuxBoot? Check OSFC 2018 presentation.
Android without Google.
This sounds like a dream, but it's reality.
@gael_duval started the /e/ foundation https://e.foundation/ in 2017 and currently there is a beta Android OS available.
This looks very promising!
Update on our Developer Tooling migration and upcoming ISOs. Linking to Google+ since 500 characters isn't remotely enough: https://plus.google.com/+Solus-Project/posts/DSti43oiJXV
I can’t believe I laughed at this. What is wrong with me? https://niu.moe/media/eQxZLZzJyqJhEj2v7_4
Pooor intel, like seriously they can't catch a break
This doesn't look good. This doesn't look good at all:
"Unpatched Safari Browser Hack Lets Attackers Spoof URLs"
@hugo https://ramblinggit.com/2018/09/bookmark-managed-mastodon-hosting-ridiculously-cheap/ ;) (estava no diaspora*)
People who joke about The Year Of Linux on desktop?
We are at the point where Linux is much more attractive alternative to Spydows. M$ is screwing up badly with the worst updating model in the history of OS computing.
Valve (Steam) are pushing Proton / Steam Play.
Devs support Linux more and AMD are improving their Linux drivers.
- a microSD card weighs somewhere around 0.4g
- the highest capacity microSD that's easily available is 256GB
- a trebuchet can throw a 90kg projectile over 300m
90kg worth of microSD cards is 225,000 of them
Therefore a trebuchet can throw 57.6PB of data over 300m
This would have the highest throughput of any telecommunications network ever created
SysAdmin and IT Security Enthusiast
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